Jack Teagarden

1905 - 1964

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Weldon Leo "Jack" Teagarden (August 20, 1905 – January 15, 1964) was an American jazz trombonist and singer. According to critic Scott Yannow of Allmusic, Teagarden was the preeminent American jazz trombone player before the bebop era of the 1940s and "one of the best jazz singers too". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Teagarden has received more than 275,457 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 19 in 2019). Jack Teagarden is the 1,660th most popular singer (down from 1,413th in 2019), the 8,942nd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,730th in 2019) and the 444th most popular Singer.

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  • 18

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  • 2.42

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  • 3.30

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Among singers, Jack Teagarden ranks 1,660 out of 3,528Before him are Amalie Materna, Roza Rymbayeva, Alessia Cara, Knez, Lykke Li, and Maluma. After him are Loleatta Holloway, Attila Csihar, Roger Pontare, Sunmi, Magdalena Kožená, and Dannii Minogue.

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Among people born in 1905, Jack Teagarden ranks 313Before him are Max Bulla, Friederich Franzl, Raúl Fernández, Sterling Holloway, René Lemoine, and Pentti Haanpää. After him are René Bondoux, Leni Junker, Gerrit Achterberg, Jule Styne, László Sternberg, and Chau Sen Cocsal Chhum. Among people deceased in 1964, Jack Teagarden ranks 177Before him are Olavi Paavolainen, Paul Weinstein, Frederick Grace, C. J. Hambro, Kate Gillou, and Carlos Hevia. After him are Milton Margai, José María Belauste, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Meade Lux Lewis, Lucky Dube, and Montgomery Wilson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Teagarden ranks 8,942 out of 18,182Before him are Ann Savage (1921), Charles Clary (1873), Bob Avakian (1943), Joe Dumars (1963), Alonzo Mourning (1970), and Arnold Denker (1914). After him are Annette Funicello (1942), Bruce Schneier (1963), Lisa Nowak (1963), Ricardo Cortez (1900), Gregg Araki (1959), and Alfonso Ribeiro (1971).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Jack Teagarden ranks 444Before him are Warren G (1970), Regina Resnik (1922), Eddie Floyd (1937), Chris Connor (1927), Don Dokken (1953), and Ava Max (1994). After him are Loleatta Holloway (1946), Johnny Tillotson (1938), Gerard Way (1977), Richard Cheese (1965), Jay Park (1987), and Gregg Rolie (1947).